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MEWP's - Mobile Elevated Work Platform- IPAF - MEWP2

Height Safety Training - MEWP's - Mobile Elevated Work Platform - IPAF- MEWP2
Aims & Objectives The course is designed for operatives who are required to work safely & effectively at height in compliance with their organisations policy statements, current legislation & accepted 'Best practice' in Health & Safety.
Suitability Essential training for operatives that as part of their job function have to operate a mobile elevated work platform (MEWP)
Duration 1 subject = 7hrs / 2 subjects = 9hrs
Dates Call 0800 783 0757 for Details
Numbers 6 Delegates for 1 category / 4 Delegates for 2 categories i.e. Boom & Scissor on the same day.
Requirements If delivering course at clients premises a classroom with power source & scissor lift / Cherry Picker in good working order are required.
  • Safe operation & limitations of use
  • Introduction to MEWP's
  • Major components
  • Pre-use checks & inspection
  • Starting / Stopping the machine
  • Pre-use function checks
  • Planning the route
  • Traveling the route & maneuvering
  • Setting the machine up for work
  • Basic operational practice
  • Typical work applications
  • Parking the machine
  • Theory test
  • Practical Assessment
Notes The course is accompanied by a DVD, reinforcing the key issues of working safely in mobile work platforms. Delegates will also be provided with a course work book that follows the course presentation, slide by slide.
Certification On satisfactory completion of the course a certificate of competence (IPAF) will be issued that will be valid for three years.

Please note: Non IPAF training courses can be run but if your personnel are working on a construction site the industry standard certification is IPAF.

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